Recent evidence from large-scale field experiments has shown that employers use job candidates’ unemployment duration as a sorting criterion. In the present study, we investigate the mechanisms underlying this pattern. 270 more words
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Not Once, But Twice UnemployedIn the past four years, Michael Young has experienced not only one, but two rounds of unemployment. Five months into his first job out of college Michael found himself unemployed and then again after a two-year consulting gig. 652 more words
Finland has already started by selecting 2,000 people at random who will receive just under £500 a month tax free in a two-year pilot scheme, the first in Europe. 575 more words
Statistics released from the Labor Department report that over 94 million Americans are either out of work or underemployed. How can this crisis be solved and out-of-work Americans returned to the job force?
Owatonna, MN Correspondent-In the long run, the unemployment/underemployment crisis will resolve itself because Baby Boomers, the largest demographic group in the country, are retiring at an increasing rate. 895 more words
Better to Be Thankful for What You’ve Got
by Pastor Paul J. Bern
People everywhere are crying the blues about their financial situation, and with just cause to say the least. 1,260 more words
George Bryant is an international man of mystery. At least for now.
No, the North Jersey father of three grown sons doesn’t work for the FBI, CIA or MI5. 590 more words